An immersive journey through the crowds and chaos, drama and dust of the Giant Kite festival in Santiago Sacatepéquez and Sumpango, Guatemala.
Devoted teams fight together to send their massive creations into the sky and make safe passage for the honored spirits allowed to return only on this day.
Directed, Photographed & Edited by: Andrei Zakow
Additional Camera: Jacob Weaver
Sound Recordist: Chris Raiford
Audio Post: Drew Guido
Colorist: Joseph Mastantuono
Title Design: Angélique Georges
Music: Dan Teicher
Shot on RED Dragon with Rokinon Cinema & Zeiss CP.2 lenses.